Illustration to "Punch's Almanack," 1892

1892
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 21.1 x 38.6 cm (8 5/16 x 15 3/16 in.); Sheet: 31.6 x 45.9 cm (12 7/16 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3629

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

A carousel with national figures (left), sideshow (right)

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram and "1891"; l.r.: "Swain Sc"; margin: artist's notes to engraver in pencil

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund